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Justin Trudeau: The oil patch’s fall guy

You have to give Prime Minister Justin Trudeau some credit for showing up in a city in which he is so detested. But show up the PM did this week in Calgary, to offer less-than-soothing assurances that he understands the depth of the pain the city, and province of Alberta generally, is experiencing. Not surprisingly, those attending the Chamber of Commerce speech that he gave were in no ....

Justin Trudeau’s climate plans are stuck in Alberta’s tar sands

PEDRO PEREIRA ALMAO is performing industrial magic in his lab at the University of Calgary. Lines from a row of tanks feed two greenhouse gases, carbon dioxide and methane, into a chamber the size and shape of a wasp’s nest. Less than a minute later, the other end spits out carbon fibre, a more valuable material that is used in cars, planes, golf clubs and other useful things. Mr Pereira says th ....

Dear Justin: Alberta oil town delivers 6,800 letters for Trudeau

'We just want Canadians to understand the fight we're in to feed our families' A delegation from Drayton Valley braved freezing rain Monday to deliver bags of letters addressed to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the Alberta legislature. The group collected 6,800 letters in five days they hope will highlight the impact low oil prices have had on their central Alberta town. They met with ....

Trudeau, Scheer spar for what might be the last time in Parliament's Centre Block

Parliamentarians are set to leave the building for at least a decade in the new year Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stood at his seat in the House of Commons, raised his eyes and gestured to the packed gallery. "I know there may be a few people who are here for the first time, but let me tell you ..." he said, before being drowned out by a wave of catcalls. "The Conservative Party," h ....

U.S. envoy says Trump fond of Trudeau, despite trade tensions

The U.S. ambassador to Canada says President Donald Trump is fond of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau despite tensions that arose during tough talks to renegotiate the North American free-trade deal. Mr. Trump and some of his top advisers have hurled insults at Mr. Trudeau during the contentious trade talks over the past year. The President called Mr. Trudeau “very dishonest and weak ....

Top 4 Tips to Get Your Personal Loan Approved

Looking for a way to pay off your high interest loans or credit card debt? Personal loans are the fastest growing type of loan that could help consumers save money and equally improve their credit score. Typically, a personal loan is an unsecured loan ranging from $1,000 - $100,000, with fixed or variable interest rates. Offered by various banks and credit unions, borrowers can use personal lo ....

Emerging Trends in Business Technology That Impact Cyber Risk

A lot of businesses believe that the current first-rate security software installed on their systems and servers protect them from any form of cyber attack. However, business technology and cyber attacks are two sides of the same coin. While technology may have protected business data and information, cyber criminals are also constantly coming up with new and innovative ways to game the system. Hu ....

5 ways to have legitimate good phone sex

Phone sex is an amazing element in spicing up any couple's sex life, as it helps explore fantasies and strengthen bonds. However, quite a number of people miss out on its benefits due to their inability to legitimately engage in it for fear of "getting it wrong". Here are 5 ways in which you can have amazing phone sex with your partner: 1.  Plan for the occasion An impor ....

Mushrooms: The ultimate superfood

(NC) Mushrooms are one of the greatest superfoods for a wide variety of reasons. Not only are they available and grown all year long, they are packed with essential nutrients, antioxidants and fibre. Recent studies show that mushrooms can help with blood pressure, arthritis, diabetes, weight management and boosting your immune system. With their low calories and high nutrients, yo ....

An appetizer for any occasion

(NC) These easy-to-make and delicious zucchini boats are a perfect side, appetizer or snack for any event. Blend mushrooms with meat to cut down on cost, lighten the meal and add an extra serving of veggies. If you aren't a big spice fan, then reduce the heat by removing the chipotle pepper. Bonus: the filling can be made a day ahead of time, which is great if you're having company ove ....

Jagmeet Singh aimerait que le Canada reconnaisse le «génocide des sikhs»

Le chef du Nouveau Parti démocratique (NPD), Jagmeet Singh, croit que le Canada devrait reconnaître comme un génocide la vague de violences perpétrées contre les sikhs en Inde, il y a plus de trente ans. M. Singh, qui a passé une partie de la semaine à prendre ses distances face au mouvement indépendantiste sikh, est convaincu que les attaques menées par les hindous contre les sikhs ap ....

La SAQ n'a pas encore décidé si elle vendra ou non les boissons sucrées

Le robinet des boissons énergisantes sucrées à forte teneur en alcool pourrait être complètement fermé sur le marché québécois. La Société des alcools du Québec (SAQ) n'a toujours pas décidé si elle acceptera ou non de vendre ces produits dans ses succursales. Achetez votre boisson alcoolisée préférée à la SAQ au Québec, puis essayez de William Hill betting si vous recherch ....

Top Five Most Used Equipment on Work Sites

Construction equipment, whether big or small, has its respective purposes for getting a project done. Some equipment is versatile, while others are only designed to do a certain task. Here is a list of the most used construction equipment, their specific functions, and why it is important to have them to guarantee you a successful project. Excavators What’s a construction site without ....